Hide and Seek: Beach mysteries and COVID-19 vulnerability

The beach holds mystery in its tranquility and wildness. Things are hidden and revealed in unending cycles. There is vulnerability in these cycles. The water rolls and churns, clears and clouds. One minute it shows you the diaphanous form of a jellyfish in a swell, the next, that translucent threat has vanished and you wonder... Continue Reading →

When Pelicans Peli-can’t: rescuing wildlife with wonderful people on Follet’s Island

When I was a child, the Brown Pelican was listed as endangered. I recall, in the late 70s, seeing perhaps one or two Brown pelicans at most on trips to Galveston. In recent decades the bird has bounced back and is now listed as “least concern.”  On any given summer day in Surfside Beach, one... Continue Reading →

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: